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Survey of London: Volume 17, the Parish of St Pancras Part 1: the Village of Highgate

Edited by Percy Lovell and William McB. Marcham. The first of four volumes describing the parish of St. Pancras. It covers the village of Highgate, including Kenwood.

Survey of London. Originally published by London County Council, London, 1936.

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Table of contents

Title Page(s)
Publishing and Survey committees iv-vi
Description of plates x-xv
List of illustrations xvi-xviii
Preface xix
Introduction 1-6
Lauderdale House and Waterlow Park 7-18
Nos 17, 19 and 21 High Street (The Gould Charity Estate) 19-21
Bisham House site and Englefield House (No. 23 High Street) 22-26
Nos. 33-35, High Street, the Angel Tavern, Angel Row and Russell House 27-31
Church House 32-38
Swain's Lane 39-40
Moreton House and Nos 12-15, South Grove 41-45
Arundel House, Old Hall and the Lawns 46-53
Ashurst House and St Michael's church monuments 54-62
Voel and South Grove House 63-66
Nos 45 and 46 West Hill 67-68
No. 48 West Hill and Hollyside 69-71
No. 41 West Hill (Witanhurst) and the site of the Fox and Crown 72-76
Nos 1-6 The Grove (site of Dorchester House Garden) 77-94
Nos 52-54 South Grove 95-102
The Gatehouse Tavern 103-104
Nos 39-76 High Street (site of the Old Forge) 105-106
Nos 46-51 South Grove 107-108
Nos 1-6 Pond Square 109-110
The Flask Tavern 111-113
Kenwood 114-132
Notes and references 133-137
Appendices 138-148
Index to names 149-170
Frontispiece 120
Plate 1: The village of Highgate 1
Plate 2: The village of Highgate 2
Plate 3: Lauderdale House 3
Plate 4: Lauderdale House. General view from southwest before renovation in 1893 4
Plate 5: Lauderdale House. Relief panel over mantelpiece in Entrance Hall 5
Plate 6: Lauderdale House. Recess in Entrance Hall 6
Plate 7: Lauderdale House. Recess in Entrance Hall 7
Plate 8: Lauderdale House. South-west corner of long room on ground floor 8
Plate 9: Lauderdale House. Door and panelling in long room on ground floor 9
Plate 10: Lauderdale House. Staircase 10
Plate 11: Lauderdale House. Staircase, section and details 11
Plate 12: Lauderdale House 12
Plate 13: Andrew Marvell's Cottage 13
Plate 14: Nos. 17, 19, 21, High Street. General view 14
Plate 15: Nos. 17, 19, 21, 23, High Street. Plans and sections 15
Plate 16: Nos. 17, 19, 21, 23, High Street. Elevations 16
Plate 17: No. 21, High Street. Section through hall and stairs 17
Plate 18: Englefield House, No. 23, High Street. General view 18
Plate 19: Englefield House, No. 23, High Street 19
Plate 20: Englefield House, No. 23, High Street. Chimney piece on ground floor 20
Plate 21: Englefield House, No. 23, High Street. Chimney piece on ground floor 21
Plate 22: Englefield House, No. 23, High Street. Staircase 22
Plate 23: No. 8, South Grove. Staircase 23
Plate 24: Russell House, No. 9, South Grove 24
Plate 25: Church House, No. 10, South Grove plans 25
Plate 26: Church House, No. 10, South Grove, Elevations and Sections 26
Plate 27: Church House, No. 10, South Grove 27
Plate 28: Church House, No. 10, South Grove. The entrance gate (see also Plate 92) 28
Plate 29: Church House, No. 10, South Grove. Entrance doorway 29
Plate 30: Church House, No. 10, South Grove 30
Plate 31: Pond Square with Moreton House and No. 15, South Grove, and the Pond 31
Plate 32: Moreton House, No. 14, South Grove. General view 32
Plate 33: Moreton House, No. 14, South Grove. Elevation and plan 33
Plate 34: Moreton House, No. 14, South Grove. Staircase 34
Plate 35: Moreton House, No. 14, South Grove. Staircase 35
Plate 36: Arundel House 36
Plate 37: No. 17, South Grove, Old Hall. General view (see also Plate 92) 37
Plate 38: No. 17, South Grove, Old Hall. Elevation and plan 38
Plate 39: A Delineation of the Ladyes Hospitall at Highgate 39
Plate 40: The Ladies Charity School or Hospitall 40
Plate 41: A prospect of the seat of Sir William Ashhurst at Highgate in the County of Middlesex 41
Plate 42: Ashurst House 42
Plate 43: Monument to John Schoppens in St. Michael's Church 43
Plate 44: Voel, and South Grove House, Nos. 18 and 19, South Grove 44
Plate 45: Voel, No. 18, South Grove. General view 45
Plate 46: Voel, No. 18, South Grove. Staircase 46
Plate 47: Voel, No. 18, South Grove. Staircase 47
Plate 48: South Grove House, No. 19, South Grove (now demolished) 48
Plate 49: The Fox and Crown (now demolished) 49
Plate 50: Parkfield and Grove Bank 50
Plate 51: The Ladies' School at Highgate, elevation 51
Plate 52: The Grove, general view 52
Plate 53: Nos. 1 and 2, The Grove, general view 53
Plate 54: Nos. 1-6, The Grove, elevations and plans 54
Plate 55: Nos. 1 and 2, The Grove, entrance gate 55
Plate 56: Nos. 3 and 4, The Grove, general view 56
Plate 57: No. 4, The Grove, plans 57
Plate 58: No. 4, The Grove, elevations 58
Plate 59: No. 4, The Grove, end elevation and section 59
Plate 60: No. 4, The Grove 60
Plate 61: No. 4, The Grove, staircase 61
Plate 62: Nos. 5-6, The Grove, general view 62
Plate 63: No. 5, The Grove, general view from garden before reconstruction 63
Plate 64: No. 5, The Grove, the original staircase before reconstruction 64
Plate 65: No. 5, The Grove, from the first-floor landing 65
Plate 66: No. 5, The Grove, early wallpaper, example A 66
Plate 67: No. 5, The Grove, early wallpaper, example B 67
Plate 68: No. 5, The Grove, early wallpaper, example C 68
Plate 69: No. 5, The Grove, early wallpaper, example D 69
Plate 70: No. 6, The Grove, staircase 70